Cancer stories, books, poems, and more

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We’ll see what happens Read More

Tags: cancer

Dedicated to Peter Scolari (1955-2021) who died on October 22, 2021 Read More

Book / Romance

October 31, 2021

aimee can't help but want to set her stepbrother, roddy, up with piper. her husband, phillip, doesn't have any interest in setting his dead brother's girlfriend up with anyone like roddy. what can what meeting hurt? surely piper and roddy can decide for themselves if they are interested. piper still… Read More
From the death bed - to something wonderful Read More
Dedicated to Charles F. Johnson (1947-2013) who died on July 13, 2013 Read More
Laura is leaving Indiana after 15 yrs and has escaped an abusive relationship, she has been called home to Ohio to help take care of her dying mother, in a span of exactly one month she begins to come to terms with her mothers death and the relationships with her… Read More

Reads: 68

Comments: 8

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

Too much sickness and death. Read More

Poem / Poetry

September 24, 2021

Reads: 32

Shelves: 1

The Dysfunctional Poetry House

One of those 4am things Read More

Tags: cancer

Dedicated to Charles F. Johnson (1947-2013) who died on July 13, 2013 Read More
Dedicated to Norman Greene (1945-2001) who died on June 12, 2001 Read More
A simple story that happened during covid outbreak. A reminder to others to cherish every moment with loved ones. Read More

Reads: 122

Comments: 1

Shelves: 1

The The Horror House House

Laura was in pain. She didn't really care what it took to take it away. Read More

Reads: 103

Comments: 2

The Booksie Classic House

Cancer survivors are often plagued with a fear of a recurrence of the disease Read More
That moment when you find out you are cancer free after months of suffering through chemo treatments. Read More
A hooker copes with loss of life around her. Read More
From the age of eight, I had had sex with men who didn’t ask my name, until I met Jerrod. Not only did he ask my name on our first trick but last night, seven years and two kids later, he asked me to marry him. ‘If I say yes,… Read More

Writing Contest / Poetry

January 25, 2021

Reads: 159

Comments: 2

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

Observance of my then Fiancé as she battled Cancer. A battle that she ultimately lost. Read More
Okay, don’t get your panties in a bunch. I’m NOT dying... any more so than anyone else. Doc says I probably have 5-7 years before the cancer comes back...statistically speaking. Read More

Poem / Romance

November 23, 2020

Reads: 99

Comments: 1

The Dysfunctional Poetry House

Boredom wearing me down as much as the side effects of radiation and hormone therapy. Read More

Tags: cancer

Book / Fantasy

September 11, 2020

Reads: 493

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

kiesha coleman struggles to go through school with cancer, luckily shes has her best friend madison sawyer to help her along her way. Read More

Book / Other

August 27, 2020

Reads: 1927

Comments: 87

Shelves: 6

The Booksie Classic House

Ryan Wheldon is just ten years old, but it doesn’t mean he is no stranger to tragedy. He lost his first friend at four years old and experienced the heart-wrenching loss of his father three years ago. Things seem to be clearing up now, however, and his life is centered… Read More
Three volumes of poetry in one bound paperback! “Beautifully presented by a beautiful lady. Freya has had a tough journey and great sadness in her life, her writing is sensitive and insightful. Thank you Freya.” M Callow This is a poetical biography in three parts. Insides deals with Freya's struggles… Read More
Lift the veil on Freya's creativity in this fantastical volume of poetry. Discover Freya's sources of inspiration from childhood. Find out what makes her tick as a writer. See what kinds of poetry she enjoys writing. And get to understand her more than anyone who knows her but doesn't read… Read More
One woman's journey through cancer, chemotherapy and beyond. “Freya here expresses the full scope (of cancer), in her own way, of the rigors of the experience, and, I think, puts it in a form that fully describes its horrors as well as hope.” Troy This is a poetic account of… Read More

Book / Fantasy

July 03, 2020

Reads: 225

Shelves: 1

The Fantasy Realm House

The Zodiacs Life above the sky Read More

Poem / Poetry

June 11, 2020

Reads: 250

Comments: 2

The Dysfunctional Poetry House

I’m off work today, King Kamehameha Day in Hawaii, waiting to be admitted to the hospital tomorrow for a short stay. No dairy. No caffeine. No aspirin. No alcohol...at least I’ve got Booksie. Read More

Tags: pain, ache, cancer

The reaction from friends and family can sometimes be worse than the diagnosis. Read More

Tags: cancer, breast, trauma

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